Tag : sustainability
OFTEC has said that the heating industry has lost confidence in government sustainable building programmes such as proposals for the third Energy Company Obligation (ECO3) scheme.
The implications of calls from the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) for the UK government to commit to stricter targets on reducing national carbon emissions over the next three decades are a core focus of this month’s H&V News.
The UK Green Building Council has welcomed recommendations within the Raynsford Review to ensure that sustainable development is a clearly defined legal duty within the planning of homes and other buildings.
A new built environment crowd-sourcing platform that connects investors with innovative projects that can help tackle sustainability challenges within the building services industry has been launched today by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC).
Ensuring a stronger enforcement and inspection regime for construction standards as called for in Dame Judith Hackitt’s review of building regulations will be a vital step to improve the sustainability of building services, the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has said.
Addressing future challenges such as sustainability within today’s buildings formed the central theme of the 2017 BSRIA Briefing event in London last week.
There remains just under a month to submit entries for the 2018 H&V News Awards, with innovative examples of work from across the HVAC and building services supply chain being sought by judges.